102 (Ceylon) Squadron

Tentate et perficite (Attempt and Achieve)

Halifax Down! by Tom Wingham

On the Run from the Gestapo, 1944

Halifax Down! by Tom Wingham

Tom Wingham (Secretary of 102 Ceylon Squadron Association) was the bomb aimer in the crew of a 76 Squadron Halifax shot down in April 1944 while on the way to bomb Dusseldorf.

 

Evading capture in Holland and Belgium for four months Tom tells his own amazing story and those of his fellow crew members after research carried out 35 years after the end of the war.

 

Hardback 224 pages
Author      Tom Wingham
Publisher      Grub Street, 2009
ISBN        1906502390, 9781906502393

 

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